NEW ENGLAND DISTRICT NYI COUNCIL

  • PASTOR Serena Kleppinger  (nashua Community Chapel)

    PRESIDENT

    Serena serves as the Associate Pastor of Worship Development and Coordination at Community Chapel. She also serves as a Chaplain in NH and MA. Serena has served in various capacities on the NYI Council. she is also one of the NYC Coordinators and helps with various district activities. She graduated from ENC and NBC. She met her husband, Jeff, while attending ENC. They have been married for 20 years. They have three children: Kaitlyn, Hannah and Caleb. Serena is passionate about equipping the students on the NED to be leaders on this district and use their gifts and talents to change the world! And, passionate about coming alongside youth workers to encourage and support them and their ministries!


     

  • PASTOR Keri Lewis (Eastern Nazarene College)

    Vice President

    Keri grew up in Northeastern Pennsylvania, but has been in the Quincy area for the last nineteen years. She has a BA from ENC and a Masters in Old Testament from Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary. She is in her eleventh year on staff at ENC, serving as Assistant Dean for Community Life, and attends North Street Community Chapel in Hingham, MA. She spends most of her free time with my husband EJ and our son Ezra outdoors at the playground, kayaking, or in their yard. She also love reading and Starbucks energy drinks.


     

  • billy malas (lowell) 

    Treasurer

    Billy Malas attends Lowell First Church of the Nazarene. He was raised in Quincy and have been a part of ENC and NED for as far as he can remember. He served on the NYI council as a teen and loved going to all the District events. His favorite event is camp because he loves hanging out with all the teens and adults that go. In his spare time he loves to play video games, work on computers, Star Trek, Star Wars, movies, and program video games. He also loves diving into a good video game or lose myself in a good TV series or movie. He is really looking forward to working on the council and seeing what God has in store for me and for the District in this next season. 


     

  • PASTOR Kayla Kish (South Weymouth)

    Secretary

    Kayla is the Associate Pastor of Youth and Small Groups at South Weymouth Church of the Nazarene. She is married to her wonderful husband Sam who does ministry right along side of her. She is an ENC graduate and is currently working on her Mdiv!  Sam and Kayla are absolutely in love with their little one Kensington! She loves to adventure in any way possible especially with her family of 3!


     

  • Jordan Rearick (Journey Church)

    Communications Coordinator

    Jordan is a member and youth leader at Journey Church in Derry, NH. He enjoys spending his time either disc golfing, playing video games, playing sports, or watching the Pats win the Super Bowl! He grew up on the New England District and has a big heart for the teens here and watching them grown in their faith. He and his wife, Amanda, are currently living in Londonderry and have a fur baby named Penny.